2018 Scholarship Process is Now Closed

If you submitted an application this spring, and have any questions, please review the Important Dates section below or visit our FAQ page.

Complete details about the 2019 Scholarship Process will be posted on January 10, 2019.

Community Foundation scholarships are offered annually for high school and college students, as well as adults returning to college. Most scholarships are for one year, but some are 2-year, some 4-year, and some are renewable. Each scholarship may have its own eligibility requirements, but there is only one application to complete. Click here to view a list of scholarships.

Important Dates

Decisions Announced: 

  • For high school students: Successful applications are announced in May at your high school’s award ceremony
  • For all other applicants: Successful applications are announced in early June via email.
  • For all applicants:  You will know the results of your application—successful or otherwise—by email in mid-June.
Accepting the Scholarship

Once awarded a scholarship, you will need to submit the scholarship acceptance materials by July 15 (See the FAQ section for more details.)

Scholarship Payments

Checks will be issued to your college/university on August 7.

For more information about our scholarships and the application process, please email Tom Wickersham, Program Director, or call 319-243-1356.